Joel Androphy won an acquittal of a U.S. executive

Joel Androphy won exoneration of John O’Shea, the former general manager of ABB Inc. in Sugar Land, TX, who was accused of FCPA violations and a cover-up of payments made to officials of a Mexican state-owned electric utility after a jury trial in Houston federal court. U.S. District Judge Lynn N. Hughes granted Berg & Androphy’s motion for acquittal, finding O’Shea not guilty of all substantive FCPA charges.